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greyingnoun [U]

US graying uk   /ˈɡreɪɪŋ/ us  
a situation in which the number of older people living in an area is increasing because people are living longer: The greying of the British population is one of the major challenges to the economy of the coming decades.
the process of becoming old and living longer: Increased longevity and the greying of the post-war baby-boomers mean that many more will have to save a lot more money for a comfortable retirement.

greyingadjective

uk   /ˈɡreɪɪŋ/ us  
a greying society or country is one in which the number of older people is increasing because people are living longer: Japan's greying population
(Definition of greying from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “greying”
in Chinese (Simplified) (头发)正在变灰白的…
in Turkish kırlaşmış, ağarmış…
in Russian седеющий…
in Chinese (Traditional) (頭髮)正在變灰白的…
in Polish siwiejący…
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